Article Courtesy of Channel
12 (CBS) News
By Lena Salzbank
Published March 5, 2021
LAKE WORTH — Residents living at Valencia Shores in Lake Worth are speaking out
after they say the HOA board has implemented "unlivable" COVID-19 Protocols.
Since the start of the pandemic, one of
the community pool sites, where the hot tub and lap pool are
located has been closed, and residents are required to wear
masks inside the pool while swimming, even though the CDC
specifically states you should NOT wear masks inside the
Residents are asked to wear masks inside the pool.
Residents tell CBS12 News they are also restricted from
using the community's athletic center and all outside
entertainment at Valencia's social club has been canceled.
Video shows basketball courts with the
hoops removed from the backboards to discourage people from
Residents say if there is no monitor overseeing the tennis courts, the gates are
According to those living onsite HOA fees went up this year, a slap in the face
one homeowner says.
CBS12 News reached out to Eric Isacoff, Valencia Shores HOA President, to see
why protocols are so strict, but has not heard back.